Undergraduate institutions attended and degrees earned
University of Maryland, College Park – B.A. Economics

Hometown – City, State, and Country (if not the U.S.)
St. Leonard, MD

Extracurricular and co-curricular activities
Rose Zetzer Fellow; Business Law Society; Writing Fellow

Post-graduation plans
Associate at Ballard Spahr, LLP in Baltimore

What was your most memorable moment?
Graduating (from my parent’s living room).

Finish this sentence: I could not have gotten through this experience without…
My friends, family, and lots of wine.

Who are your mentors? How have they impacted your journey?
My mentors are my little sister, for continuously teaching me how to keep my head on straight, and my parents, for instilling in me my work ethic, drive, and passion. Without them, I literally would not be here today.

What did you learn about yourself while earning this degree?
I learned how much I really love to learn, and that adversity breeds success.

Who was your favorite professor and why?
Professor Van Alstine. His passion for teaching is unparalleled, and his enthusiasm for the subjects he teaches is inspiring.

What was your favorite class and why?
Contracts because I love rules.

Write a message.
Thank you so much to my friends and family who supported me for the last three years – thank you for picking up every phone call, dealing with me during every finals week, and pouring a glass of wine whenever I needed one. I couldn’t have gotten through it without you!